Babes in Toyland
adapted for performance by Niclas Olson
from the original book and lyrics by Glen MacDonough
Adapted from the original script and concept by Glen McDonough and Victor Herbert, this adaptation presents the script and story that brought the world perennial holiday classics such as "March of the Wooden Soldiers" and "Toyland." Featuring a story that is both comedic and surprisingly dark, this evening is sure to present an exciting look behind the origins of a story that has been retold and reimagined for more than a century.
BABES IN TOYLAND was presented as a staged reading on December 13, 2018 at Tacoma Little Theatre in a co-production with New Muses Theatre Company. The reading was directed by Niclas Olson and stage managed by Bethany Bevier. The performers were Karen Christiansen, Alyshia Collins, Cassie Jo Fastabend, Jill Heineke, Alex Koerger, Niclas Olson, Chris Serface, Courtney Rainer, Frank Roberts, McCade Stone, Steve Tarry and Blake York.